One more person dies with Covid-19 as 169 test positive in last 24 hours

Another person has died after testing positive for Covid-19, the latest Department of Health dashboard has revealed.

Thursday, 18th March 2021, 2:15 pm

That brings the number of deaths with the virus in NI to 2.101.

Another 169 people have alspo tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours.

That number rises to 1,152 in the last seven days.

There are now 167 patients being treated for Covid-19 in our hospitals - and 16 of those are being treated in ICU.

Meanwhile there are now 12 active Covid-19 outbreaks in NI Care homes.

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